Irtysh
geographical name river over 2600 miles (4180 kilometers) central Asia flowing from Altai Mountains in China NW & N through Kazakhstan & into the Ob' in W Russia in Asia

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  • Irtysh — [ir tish′] river in central Asia, flowing from NW China northwestward into the Ob: c. 1,850 mi (2,977 km): also sp. Irtish …   English World dictionary

  • Irtysh — noun an Asian river that rises in the Altai Mountains in northern China and flows generally northwest to become a tributary of the Ob River • Syn: ↑Irtish, ↑Irtish River, ↑Irtysh River • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Irtysh — /ir tish /, n. a river in central Asia, flowing NW from the Altai Mountains in China through NE Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation to the Ob River. ab. 1840 mi. (2960 km) long. Also, Irtish. * * * …   Universalium

  • Irtysh — Ir•tysh or Ir•tish [[t]ɪrˈtɪʃ[/t]] n. geg a river in central Asia, flowing NW from the Altai Mountains in China through NE Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation to the Ob River. ab. 1840 mi. (2960 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Irtysh — /ɪəˈtɪʃ/ (say ear tish) noun a river in central Asia, rising in Mongolia in the Altai Mountains and flowing north west into Russia to join the river Ob. About 3701 km. Also, Irtish …   Australian English dictionary

  • Irtysh Avia — is an airline based in Kazakhstan. Code Data *IATA Code: IT *ICAO Code: IRT *Callsign: Irtysh [ [http://www.airlinecodes.co.uk/ Airline Codes] retrieved 20 April 2007] HistoryThe airline was part of the Air Kazakhstan Group (which also comprised… …   Wikipedia

  • Irtysh Air — 220px IATA IH OACI MZA Indicativo Fundación 2007 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Irtysh River — Infobox River river name = Irtysh River caption = The Ob Irtysh Watershed origin = Altay Mountains mouth = Ob River basin countries = Russia, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia length = 4,248 km (2,640 mi) elevation = discharge = 2,150 m³/s (near… …   Wikipedia

  • Irtysh Air — ИАТА IH ИКАО MZA …   Википедия

  • Irtysh Pavlodar — Irtysch Pawlodar Voller Name FK Irtysch Pawlodar Gegründet 1965 Stadion Zentralstadion Plätze 15.000 Präsident …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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